Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun, better known by his stage name Wizkid, is a Nigerian recording artist, songwriter and performer who holds a net worth of approximately $11 million as of 2016 . He is even nicknamed as “Nigeria’s Justin Bieber”. Let’s Explore more about him . He is anernig example of those artists who rose to the highest rung of success overnight . He started his musical career at age 11, releasing a collaborative album with Glorious Five entitled Lil Prinz.
He was born 16 July 1990 in Lagos, Nigeria. Luck played a major role in his success . He is a close friend of another famous Nigerian artist named Banky W . Wizkid started slowly, appearing as a backup artist on some of Banky W shows. He also co-authored Banky W’s Omoge You Too Much song .
However, in 2013, Wizkid took a big leap and he started off with his own record label named Starboy Entertainment. He has stated that the underlying purpose behind this Record label is to help the upcoming talent of Nigeria . And the fact that this Label is helping many newcomers rise to fame is the testimony behind Wiz kid’s benign and humane side.
He is a fan of luxurious cars . After his Porsche Panamera was met with an accident when returning from Soundcity Nokia LumiaBeat , he has gifted himself Porsche Cayenne. Hopefully this time his car shall not share the same fate which his previous car met with .
As of his Love Life , Wizkid has a son from a past affair with Oluwanishola Ogudugu. He kept his fatherhood a secret for two years. Until 2014 , he was dating sizzling hot Tania Omotayo for a while. But news has it that this rich kid is again single; but for how long ? As we know that this Kid is abundant in Cash and hot women . Soon the news of some other hot Bodied lady becoming his girl friend shall surface the news .